Long delays on Frank Perkins Parkway after crash involving pedestrian at Boongate

The road was shut for some hours
The road was shut for some hours

A pedestrian has been injured in a collision with a van at Boongate in Peterborough this morning, causing long traffic delays.

The crash took place at 7.55am on Thursday October 19 at the Boongate roundabout.

An ambulance officer and ambulance crew were dispatched to treat a man, believed to be in his 30s. He had no obvious injuries, but was taken to Peterborough City Hospital as a precautionary measure.

Boongate was closed between Frank Perkins Parkway, the A1139 and St Johns St/Eastfield Road, Peterborough.

Motorists were advised to avoid as traffic is backed up on the parkway in both directions.

The road was reopened at around 9am, although residual delays remain.